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RethinkDB vs. ArangoDB

RethinkDB ArangoDB + Add column
Preference 45% votes 55% votes
Website rethinkdb.​com www.​arangodb.​com
Database model
Data storage
Embeddable No No
Query language
Data types
Conditional entry updates Yes Yes
Map and reduce Yes Yes
Unicode Yes Yes
TTL for entries No No
Compression No No
Integrity model
Atomicity Conditional Yes
Consistency Yes Yes
Isolation Yes Yes
Durability (data storage) Yes Yes
Transactions No Yes
Referential integrity No No
Revision control Yes Yes
Locking model
Secondary Indexes Yes Yes
Composite keys Yes Yes
Full text search No Yes
Geospatial Indexes Yes Yes
Graph support No Yes
Graph type ?
Horizontal scalable Yes Yes
Replication Yes Yes
Replication mode
Sharding Yes Yes
Shared nothing architecture Yes Yes
Value size max. 71 MB 2 GB
System requirements
Operating system
Native driver
Memory minimum 2 GB ?
Programming language
Description RethinkDB is an open-source, scalable, distributed database built to store JSON documents. Multi-Model DB (Document, Graph, Key Value)
Brand ?
Multi-user system Yes Yes
Price rating ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Standard compliance No No
Software distribution
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes
Release Date 6ᵗʰ April 2016 2012
Documentation level ★★★★★ ★★★★★
RESTful Yes Yes
Lines of code 2 402 k ?
Free to use Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Real time analytics Yes Yes
Community Driven Good Good
Web interface Yes Yes
Data encryption No Conditional
Cloud platform support ?
Online backup Yes Yes
Partial Index Yes ?
Function Based Index Yes Yes
Key length max 127 ?
Log Yes Yes
Implementation flexibility (17% global votes) (63% global votes)
Download rethinkdb.​com/​docs/​install www.​arangodb.​com/​download
Backup functionality Good Good
Query Cache Yes Yes
Ease of use ★★★★★ ★★★★★
In-Place Update Yes ?
Free for commercial use Yes No
Sorts Yes Yes
Tuneable write concerns Yes Yes
Open Source Yes Yes
Triggers Yes No
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Geospatial Yes Yes
Server Side Java Script Yes Yes
JSON Yes Yes
Flexible Table(Schema) Yes Yes
Geo-distributed Yes Yes
Clustering over WAN Yes Yes
Fully Distributed Yes Yes
Stored Procedure Yes Yes
Concurrency Yes ?
Auto-Sharding Yes Yes
Contributors 126 ?
Free edition Yes Yes
SQL Queries No ?
Monitoring UI Yes Yes
CLI` Yes Yes
Extension/Plug-in ? Yes
Synchronisation ?
Programming paradigm ?
API ? Good
XML Aware ? Good
Capped Collections ? Yes
Read preferences ? Yes
Op/s ? 140 000
Server side custom code ? Yes
Minimal memory footprint ? 0 B
Spring Data Support ? Yes
Ajax ? Yes
Batch Loading ? Yes
ORM Join Support ? Yes
Visualizer ? Yes
24/7 support ? Yes
Shapes ? Yes
Recursive queries ? Yes
Bitemporal ? No
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